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Home Poems | Examples of Home Poetry

Home Poems - Examples of all types of home poetry to share and read. This list of home poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of home poetry. This list of works about home is an excellent resource for examples on how to write home poems.
Home 'Then And Now
Home, was where you went at six pm. for supper, for lunch when there was no school, and you were out all morning playing. Where special breakfasts were served on weekends. Where you made your cold cereal breakfasts before going...Read More
Categories: home,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Building Tension
"One Road leads to tension and worry; one road leads to fear and dread. My road leads me home to tranquility, to peace, serenity and solitude." ...Read More
Categories: betrayal, conflict, creation, home,
Form: Verse
Memories of an immigrant
He calls this August In the morning between trees and metal, The ground is shaking as he laughs, He is almost there upon the orange trees over my country, Down where little speak English, And my home is upon bright...Read More
Categories: home, august, autumn, culture, fear,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Where To, Old Man
Where to, old man, with your weary stride Through the streets where shadows hide? Is it to the past you wander now Or chasing dreams that fled somehow? Your footsteps echo with tales untold Of battles fought and hearts...Read More
Categories: adventure, dream, home, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member The Road That Leads to Home
Some travel many roads and find adventures serve to fill their quest for change. This thought they’ve left behind: The road that leads to home is best. From the familiar, some have turned to seek a chance to be the...Read More
Categories: home, travel,
Form: Kyrielle



Whispers in the Night
Boom! A thud echoes in the darkness, Voices call out to me, Despite the cold and the night's chill, I'm drawn towards the mysterious sound. "You scared me," I gasp, "No more trespassing," I warn, But in the shadows, a chuckle, Another...Read More
Categories: home, weather,
Form: Free verse
The Valley Below
The Valley Below Maybe there's a springtime Beyond the distant hill Where the colors shine forth From rose to daffodil Could be the songbirds sing A beautiful soft tune Knowing that summertime Will be here very soon Right now in the valley There's snow up...Read More
Categories: home,
Form: Rhyme
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Categories: home,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Candles
flames dancing in the air it's fragrance fills this old house makes it feel like home...Read More
Categories: home,
Form: Haiku
the way we used to be
From learning the abc’s, to count from 1 to 3 your favorite uncle singing the twelve days of Christmas, the particular line a partridge in a pear tree. Innocent thoughts, learning how to walk, things...Read More
Categories: home, abuse, age, child, deep,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Traumatic brain injury headaches
I shan't try and be witty an engage in the norm peeking through such pain my eyes see dim as crushing temporal lesion push against soft tissue endings pounding my optic nerves from my forehead...Read More
Categories: home, allah, angel, car, care,
Form: Dramatic Verse
Premium Member Wings Across the Cosmos
Hurtling through the universe wings across the cosmos Maneuvering midst galaxies his body a joystick Experiencing a heady freedom ...Read More
Categories: flying, freedom, home, space,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Secluded
hidden log cabin concealed by nature's delights my future dream home...Read More
Categories: home,
Form: Haiku
Mansfield Dam
The barren ground bleached by the sacred sun scantily clothed children and dogs run Trees scarred by scavenged limbs Burned in pyres as sunlight dims Low water levels recorded on painted rocks Boats cannot reach out of water docks I...Read More
Categories: addiction, friendship, home, life,
Form: Rhyme
Flagger- PS
My partner called out cars she sent as we stood at opposite ends of the work zone, and when hers had passed, I called out mine sending them along a narrow passage. We found a common language to communicate, and we...Read More
Categories: allegory, career, friend, home,
Form: Free verse

Specific Types of Home Poems

Read wonderful home poetry on the following sub-topics: away from, coming, daughter, farewell, funny, going, haiku, heart, home sweet, love, moving away, new, nursing, welcome and more.

Definition | What is Home in Poetry?